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A Magnificent Victorian Holiday At The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum

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 The holiday season at the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum will begin at noon on November 28, 2014 with the exhibit, A Magnificent Victorian Holiday at the Mansion: Splendor and Tradition through the Decades, curated byRachel Guest. The exhibit will include a guided tour of the museum’s historic period rooms, displaying Victorian holiday traditions decade by decade. Visitors will see how the small table-top trees […] [Read More]
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Rowayton Arts Center Holiday Gift Show

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Discover exciting and unique gifts, decorations and collectibles created by some of the region’s finest artists and crafters during the 20th Holiday Gift Show at Rowayton Arts Center from November 22-December 24.   Hand-painted ornaments are among the one-of-a-kind items available during the popular annual event, which has a fresh, new look this year. Bruce […] [Read More]
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Tomorrow night at Stage One: A Typical Night of Funk, Jazz, R&B and Disco

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The Fairfield Theatre Company, in downtown Fairfield, is offering a double billing that promises a night full of high-energized music and vibes. The Nth Power is part soul, part funk, part jazz, and 100% amazing. Creating infectious indie gospel-funk, they define what a modern all-star ensemble is for a new generation. Especially considering the players involvedDumpstaphunk’s Nikki […] [Read More]
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Exhibit Opening at Franklin Street Works on Saturday: An Exploration of What Happens When Painting Breaks Out

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Franklin Street Works, located in Stamford around the corner from the UConn Campus, opens a new exhibit on Saturday called “About Like So: The Influence of Painting,” which explores what happens when painting breaks out of its frames, canvases and other supports. The show  aims to dismantle the romantic notions of painting through unorthodox use […] [Read More]
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The Strings Are Coming to Town, This Weekend!

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The 42nd Heida Hermanns International Competition will be held the weekend of November 22-23, 2014 at Westport  Town Hall, 110 Myrtle Avenue in Westport.  This year’s competition highlights strings – violin, viola and cello.  A record number of 22 contestants have been chosen to perform in the Semi-Finals on Saturday, with the top six Finalists […] [Read More]
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“Little Women, The Broadway Musical” Now Playing at Stunning New Visual and Performing Arts Center at WCSU

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The Western Connecticut State University (WCSU) Department of Theatre Arts will present “Little Women, the Broadway Musical” in the MainStage Theatre of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university’s Westside campus in Danbury. Louisa May Alcott’s “Little Women” features the adventures of the lively quartet of sisters — Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy March […] [Read More]
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Lecture on Wednesday Evening at the Carriage Barn Arts Center about Dynamic Small Works Exhibit

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Co-Director of the Carriage Barn Arts Center, Dr. Arianne Faber Kolb, will be  Joined by Exhibiting Artists to Discussing Historical and Current Inspirations for the current exhbit, Small Works. The lecture, entitlted “The Dr. Kolb will be joined by two of the show’s artists, Robbii Wessen and David Barnett, in a further discussion of historical and […] [Read More]
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West Meets East In A Unique Antarctic Voyage.

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Margie Turrin, Coordinator, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, discusses her experience in late fall 2013, when a small group from Columbia’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory traveled to the Antarctica Peninsula with The Antarctic Forum, an interdisciplinary group of Chinese leaders and elites.  See how the magic of Antarctica served as a backdrop for conversations on entering a new […] [Read More]
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